Greenland ice melt sets new record

Last year's melting of the Greenland Ice Sheet was the worst ever recorded, according to research from the City College of New York.

Global temperature hits record levels

Last year tied with 2005 as the warmest year on record, according to data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

Virtual nightclub sells for record sum

Well, bricks and mortar may be selling for pennies, but it seems there's one type of real estate where the housing boom continues - the virtual world.

Aardman creates world's tiniest animation

Aardman Animations has created the smallest-ever stop-motion film, using a microscope and a Nokia N8 cellphone.

LHC achieves record collisions, starts gathering data

The Large Hadron Collider is up and running, and has produced its first high-energy collisions.

LHC sets new speed record

The large Hadron Collider (LHC) has set a new record, accelerating particles to the highest speed yet.